National Resource Center on Supportive Housing and Home Modification

Sponsored by the University of Southern California, the website features a section entitled Home Modification for Caregivers and an online national directory of home modification resources geared to help older persons remain independent.

National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization

Provides information about end-of-life care. Its online Find a Provider search allows the user to search for member hospice and palliative care programs for individuals who have
advanced illness or have been considered terminally ill by a physician.

National Center on Senior Transportation

The National Center on Senior Transportation's mission is to increase transportation options for older adults and enhance their ability to live more independently within their communities throughout the United States.

National Association of Professional Geriatric Care Managers

Online directory of its members, who provide services throughout the country at varying fees. These professionals (nurses, social workers, etc.) specialize in aging and elder care and can help families assess needs and plan suitable care.

National Association for Home Care and Hospice (NAHC)

Online Agency Locator helps consumers to find and choose a home care provider in their state and local area to match their specific needs. Database consists of NAHC members, more than 20,000 home care and hospice agencies.

National Adult Day Services Association (NADSA)

Online directory of NADSA member agencies throughout the country (including adult day services and adult day health programs).

Meals on Wheels Association of America (MOWAA)

Offers online directory of local meal programs across the country for adults who are elderly, homebound, disabled, frail, or at risk.

Lutheran Services

Provides services ranging from health care to disaster response, as well as services for children and families and care for older adults.

Leeza's Place

This organization offers educational programs, connective social activities, emotional support, and inter-generational programming designed to help you navigate through your community's continuum of care. Designed to ensure families have access to new, supportive settings created for the purpose of educating, empowering and energizing.

Hospice Foundation of America

Provides information about end-of-life care. Its website includes a Locate a Hospice search which allows the user to search for hospice and palliative care programs, and a Caregiver's Corner that offers publications and tips on caregiving for persons near the end-of-life.


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